English Colonization AP US History34 cards

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joint stock company

a settlement team that used money from investors

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Virginia Company

founded jamestown




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Powhatan

Pocahontas' dad = was a sashim


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What was John Smith credited for?

credited for saving jamestown

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What two things did John smith say that jamestown needed?

1. Better relations with natives 2. rule of no work no feed 4 u.

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John Rolfe

credited with financially saving jamestown by being the first to cultivate tobacco.

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House of Burgesses and location

Was first representative government in the new world. Jamestown

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proprietary colony

Colonies with one or more individuals that had governing rights.

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indentured servants

Workers who agreed to work to pay of their debt of travel and board to the new world.

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Puritans

remained with the church but wanted to purify it of all catholic influences.

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Pilgrims

were separatists and wanted to separate from the English church.

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Mayflower Compact

credited as being the first written constitution

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proprietary colony

Colonies with one or more individuals that had governing rights.

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indentured servants

Workers who agreed to work to pay of their debt of travel and board to the new world.

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Puritans

remained with the church but wanted to purify it of all catholic influences.

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Pilgrims

were separatists and wanted to separate from the English church.

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proprietary colony

Colonies with one or more individuals that had governing rights.

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indentured servants

Workers who agreed to work to pay of their debt of travel and board to the new world.

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Puritans

remained with the church but wanted to purify it of all catholic influences.

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Pilgrims

were separatists and wanted to separate from the English church.

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Mayflower Compact

credited as being the first written constitution


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John Winthrop

Puritan founder of the Massachusetts Bay Company.

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Massasoit

Sashim of the Wampanoag


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sachem

an algonquian chief

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Squanto

helped Pilgrims with survival tasks such as putting fish for fertilizer.

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William Bradford

English leader of the pilgrims on their voyage to settle plymouth.

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Great Migration

the puritan emigration to massachusetts.

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Massachusetts Bay Company

puritan founding company of massachusetts